Metro Detroit weather: Flurries, sprinkles diminish as temps plummet tonight

Overnight lows below freezing

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DETROIT – Welcome to Tuesday night, Motown.

Snowflakes and raindrops are disappearing tonight as temperatures drop to sub-freezing levels. It remains chilly tomorrow and the day afterward. Then, higher temps arrive in time for the weekend and the end of Daylight Saving Time (no “S”).

Remember to bring pets and potted plants indoors well before going to bed. Tonight will be colder and partly cloudy. Overnight lows will be in the upper 20s and low 30s.

It remains cold Wednesday under partly sunny cloudy skies and scattered sprinkles. Highs will be near 45°F.

Thursday will be partly sunny as we grab our winter coats again. Afternoon temps will be in the middle and upper 40s.

Friday will be sunny or not as chilly. Daytime temperatures reach 50°F.

Saturday and Sunday will have temperatures that break 50°F, and it will be brighter. Skies will be mostly sunny high temperatures recent low 50s in your 55°F each day.

Daylight saving time comes to an end from Saturday night and Sunday. We gain an extra hour of sleep as we fall back one hour. Remember to change all the batteries in the smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors.

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About the Author:

Andrew Humphrey is an Emmy Award winning meteorologist, and also an AMS Certified Broadcast Meteorologist (CBM). He has a BSE in Meteorology from the University of Michigan and an MS in Meteorology from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where he wrote his thesis on "The Behavior of the Total Mass of the Atmosphere."